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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1988.14.9
Date 1988
Material(s) Celluloid; paper; tinplate
Dimensions H-3.5 W-3.5 inches
Description This is a celluloid-type pinback button with a safety pin enclosure. It has a red, white and blue background, with a flag motif in the center. The text on the button reads "REPUBLICAN/INTEGRITY/BUSH/'88" in gold, red, and black text, from top to bottom. In the center of the button, on the American flag, are color images of Lincoln, Roosevelt, Eisenhower and Reagan. All of these images have names underneath them in small black text. In the center of all of these depictions of past U.S. Presidents is a slightly larger color image of George H. W. Bush.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
People Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Creative Photo Crafts
Lincoln, Abraham
Roosevelt, Theodore
Reagan, Ronald
Bush, George H. W.
Subjects Politics & government
Presidential elections
Search Terms Republicans
Presidential campaigns
Presidential election
Political button
Button, Political
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS